Animator job, Johannesburg, Bedfordview

Location: Johannesburg, Bedfordview
Remote work: Not applicable
Level of education: Diploma
Job level: Environment
Type: Permanent
Company: Youth Sorbet Agency


Are you the Chuck Norris of animation?

We are looking for a [email protected] animator to join us in creating magic for our epic clients!

Who are we? Simply put, we are a tight-knit team of social media gurus and dreamy child prodigies who aim to rule the world of youth with genius creativity. We promise, you will love working with us!
Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create expressive character animation representing a wide range of emotions
  • Create high quality animations using both manual animation and motion capture data
  • Give and receive constructive and creative feedback across teams
  • Collaborate with other animators, clients and designers
  • Create prototypes and mock-ups of new types of products
  • Brainstorm and conceptualize ideas, with the ability to produce concept sketches and rapid concept edits
  • Understand and execute the direction of the Creative Lead

Required Skills

  • Must be able to take direction, communicate with other designers and stakeholders to ensure work is properly implemented
  • Ability to illustrate and storyboard
  • Exceptional work ethic, character, integrity and professionalism
  • Must be able to prioritize, multi-task and meet tight deadlines
  • Strong design, communication and project management skills
  • Must have a positive attitude and be a team player

Minimum requirements:

  • At least two years of industry experience
  • Comprehensive portfolio with a number of relevant examples of previous work
  • Relevant qualification in graphic/digital design
  • Minimum of one year of graphic/digital design experience
  • Digital and print design capabilities
  • Strong creative and conceptual abilities
  • Ability to work with client CI guides
  • Mastery of the Adobe creative suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After effect, Premiere Pro)
  • Microsoft/Apple Productivity Suites
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good time management skills
  • Resists pressure well

To apply:
Send the following information to [email protected]

  • Your CV
  • Link to your portfolio/PDF
  • Salary expectations
  • Notice period

Posted Jul 13 3:17 PM, Closing date Sep 11